FCEDA In the News

Fairfax County EDA to spotlight international expansion in April 5 sessions with techUK and Oxfordshire LEP

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 12:06pm

Fairfax County, Virginia USA – The Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA) will have representatives in the United Kingdom for April 5 events with techUK and the Oxfordshire Local Enterprise Partnership (OxLEP) to spotlight opportunities for companies interested in expanding to the United States.

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Fairfax County EDA, partners team up for March 28 Tel Aviv session on U.S. business expansion strategies

Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 4:12pm

Fairfax County, Virginia USA –The Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA) will partner with Israel Advanced Technology Industries (IATI), Deloitte and the global corporate immigration law firm of Kan-Tor & Acco for an informational round table event March 28 in Tel Aviv.

“Overcoming USA Business Immigration and Relocation Challenges Facing Israeli Companies” will be held at SOSA offices, 13 Schocken St., beginning at 9:30 a.m.

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Virginia Business magazine selects FCEDA President/CEO Gordon to "Most Influential" list for fifth year running

Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 10:04am

Fairfax County, Virginia USA — Virginia Business magazine named Gerald L. Gordon, Ph.D., president and CEO of the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA), to its “Most Influential Virginians” list for the fifth consecutive year.

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Fairfax County EDA to host Czech cybersecurity delegation for March 8 networking event

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 3:47pm

Fairfax County, Virginia USA – The Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA) will host a delegation of cybersecurity companies from the Czech Republic on March 8 in Tysons Corner.

The breakfast business networking event will take place from 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. in the first floor conference center of the FCEDA building at 8300 Boone Boulevard.

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FCEDA Procurement Academy’s Feb. 22 session to focus on marketing and selling to the federal government

Friday, February 17, 2017 - 9:00am

Fairfax County, Virginia USA – “Marketing and Selling to the Federal Government” will be the theme when the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA) conducts its second Procurement Academy workshop of 2017 on February 22 at CSRA headquarters in the Falls Church area of the county.

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Security services firm Global Guardian to invest $1.3 million to expand headquarters in Fairfax County

Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 11:15am

Fairfax County, Virginia USA – Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that Global Guardian, a global security and risk-management firm, will invest $1.3 million to expand its corporate headquarters in Fairfax County. The company will invest in additional office space and new technology for its global operations center, as well as specialized workforce training as it creates 22 new jobs.

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Fairfax County EDA to participate in Feb. 20 Tel Aviv roundtable on U.S. opportunities for life-science companies

Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 10:53am

Fairfax County, Virginia USA – The Fairfax County Development Authority (FCEDA) is a partner in a February 20 roundtable discussion presented by the Israel Advanced Technology Association for Israeli life-science companies interested in expanding in the U.S. market.

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IOMAXIS to expand in Fairfax County, create 555 jobs over three years

Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 2:46pm

Fairfax County, Virginia USA – Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today that IOMAXIS, a privately held technology engineering company that offers disruptive solutions in advanced communications, networking and computing, will invest $3.8 million to expand its cybersecurity-related operations in Fairfax County. The expansion will add 555 jobs over three years.

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Fairfax County EDA in 2016 worked with 194 businesses adding nearly 7,500 jobs to the local economy

Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 1:05pm

Fairfax County, Virginia USA – In 2016, the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA) worked with 194 companies and organizations adding nearly 7,500 jobs to the Fairfax County economy. Businesses in a wide range of professional services and information technology sectors dominated the year’s announcements.

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Global advantages of Fairfax County is theme of February events in Hyderabad and Bangalore for SMAC, cyber firms

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 10:26am

Fairfax County, Virginia USA -- The Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA) in conjunction with partner Brickwork India will host two informative events in February for Indian IT business owners interested in international expansion opportunities.

“Think Global Expansion, Think Fairfax County, USA” will be the theme of sessions in Hyderabad on February 13 and in Bangalore on February 17. 

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